Published 1998 in Journal of clinical laser medicine & surgery
To summarize the present status of ureteroscopic laser treatment of upper urinary tract tumors.
SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND DATA
Small diameter rigid and flexible ureteroscopes can provide convenient access to the upper urinary tract. The small diameter of the instruments and the working channels are ideally suited for the placement of laser fibers as an intraluminal ablative technique.
The authors reviewed the literature and their own experience with laser treatment of upper… CONTINUE READING